My 93-year-old Appalachian Mountain "Mama" gave birth to her first child in 1934, at the age of 14. She almost died, with no maternal care during her pregnancy, from complications of a home delivery.
achieving maternal and child health:african youth call for action
We have been taught a myth about motherhood that all mothers cherish their children.
“ACHIEVING MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH GOALS”-AFRICAN YOUTH CALL FOR ACTION INTRODUCTION